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Pulling Back the Curtain – What’s the Real Agenda behind CCSS?

This is a fantastic presentation by Oak Norton of Utah.  You will be able to recognize what is going on in our own state.  This awareness will help West Virginia in our fight to remove Common Core and all things attached to it.  It is an hour long but worth every minute.  Thank you, Oak […]

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Possible Steps for Local School Boards by Dr. Stotsky

Filed in Action Items, Helpful Articles by on June 8, 2014 0 Comments

Legislative Common Core Remedy No Panacea  05.28.2014 click to continue

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Optional OPT OUT Form for Assessments, Surveys, or Questionnaires

Filed in Action Items, Helpful Articles by on April 14, 2014 0 Comments
Optional OPT OUT Form for Assessments, Surveys, or Questionnaires

Full implementation of Common Core Standards and Assessments is scheduled for the 2014-15 school year.  This is an optional form for opting your child out of assessments, surveys, or questionnaires and has been updated for the 2014-15 school year.   Feel free to download and share.  There are other forms on the internet, or you […]

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Kansas is Leading the Way in Securing Students’ Data

Filed in Helpful Articles, News by on June 8, 2014 0 Comments

By A. J. Cameron  June 4, 2014 ” Unbeknownst to most parents, over 400 Personal Identifiable Information (PII) points, containing the most sensitive data of the most vulnerable within our society, our children, is to be accumulated, and shared, almost indiscriminately, on an annual basis.” click here to read this story

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Gates and Obama – Globalizing Education via Common Core

Two articles to help you understand: 1.  Washington Post – How Gates Pulled Off the Swift Common Core Revolution Read on: 2.  The New American – UN, Obama, and Gates Are Globalizing Education Via Common Core

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Opt Out WV – UPDATE: Smarter Balance Assessment Field Test Schedule

Filed in Action Items, Events, News, Privacy/slds by on April 11, 2014 0 Comments

Is your child scheduled to take the Smarter Balance Assessment Field Test?  Do you know kids are being used to test the test? You do not get to see questions or results.  Have you been told this test is voluntary and your child does not have to participate?  Do you know you can write to […]

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WV Congressman McKinley – Defund Common Core

Filed in Events, News by on April 8, 2014 2 Comments
WV Congressman McKinley – Defund Common Core

  WV Against Common Core is proud to announce that our Congressman David McKinley has joined with fellow congressman to defund Common Core.  Congressman McKinley has added his signature to Congressman Steve King’s letter to block federal funding of Common Core.  The letter was sent to the leaders of the House Labor, Health & Human […]

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Common Core & Data Collection by Jane Robbins

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Common Core & Data Collection by Jane Robbins

  A particularly troubling aspect of the Common Core scheme is the emphasis on massive data-collection on students, and the sharing of that data for various purposes essentially unrelated to genuine education.  Click here to continue reading from Truth in American Education.

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OPT OUT WV

OPT OUT WV

During the spring of 2014, the WV school system will be administering student assessments.  The Westest and the Smarter Balanced Field tests are two different things.  The Westest is the test that has been used for yearly statewide assessments for several years in WV.  We understand the difference this year is that it will be […]

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Local principal pulls child out of school due to Common Core

Filed in News by on April 6, 2014 0 Comments

By: Madeleine Rivera 04/03/2014 10:28 PM  Columbia County, NY “I feel conflicted. But, my job as a father, as a parent, is to protect my children, first and foremost,” said Farley.  Click here to read the full story

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